Department of Psychiatry

Amanda Katherine Abate BSc, MD, FRCPC
Clinician-Teacher
Lecturer
Adult Psychiatry and Health Systems
Contact Info
T: (905) 430-4055 6270
F: (905) 430-4049
Location
Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences
700 Gordon Street
Whitby, ON, L1N 5S9
Appointment Status Primary

Dr. Abate completed medical school at Queen’s University and subsequently completed her psychiatry residency from 2013-2018 at the University of Toronto. During residency, Dr. Abate was actively involved in a range of academic and educational activities, including serving as an OSCE and MCC QEII examiner, a resident teacher in the Personality Disorders Course at St. Michael’s Hospital, co-facilitating a Motivational Interviewing Workshop at St. Michael’s Hospital and as a scholar at the Year 4 Undergraduate Medical Education Portfolio Course at U of T. She has 3 co-authored publications, and during residency was also active in various medical organizations including serving as PRAT Vice-President and PGY-3 and PGY-5 Class Representative, and as a General Assembly Member and Social Representative of PARO.

Dr. Abate is currently an inpatient psychiatrist at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences. She is also a member of the ECT treatment team, teaches residents, and is a member of various committees related to medical informatics, quality improvement, and development and evaluation of innovative care models.